Elisabeth Moss plays Offred, the through whose eyes we see Gilead. Formerly a happy cog in the world of book publishing, Moss character lived a pleasant middle class life in urban America. We see in flashback that the first shocks of seismic societal change hit her as odd bits of turbulence.
For readers who might be a bit too young to appreciate The Alchemist, Wattpad partnered with Sony Music to release an official fan fiction story about the popular British boy band One Direction. That story has been read in excess of two million times to date, but Mr.fans created an entire longtail ecosystem of content expressing love for the band. These stories now have hundreds of millions of reads, Lau said.
Therefore, if customers are the primary asset, the ultimate aim of any business strategy should be to maximize the net present value (NPV) of customers to the firm. While on its face such a statement may seem academic, this is much more than a theoretical maxim. Researchers consistently find firms that adopt a customer lifetime value framework for customer selection and resource allocation strategy significantly outperform their competitors in profits and shareholder value..
When making jokes about rape, racism, child abuse, the holocaust, 9/11, AIDS, there is no shortage of ways to trivialize serious issues while aiding and abetting the worst people in the world. My personal rule when approaching those areas is that it’s alright to joke about anything as long as you can make it funny. Of course, the darker the issue, the greater the challenge, and you better make sure the joke works.
Seattle technology site Geekwire in August uncovered Amazon mysterious drive in grocery kiosk in Ballard. The New York Post in February said Amazon aimed to create supermarkets that would operate with only a few people. Bezos responded by tweeting to the Post: your anonymous sources are on this story they mixed up their meds! bunch of smart people at Amazon have been thinking about re imagining the next phase of physical retailAmazon goal is to become a Top 5 grocery retailer by 2025, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Since third quarter 2013, when it posted a 0.7% increase. She previously wrote about the marketing of the fast food industry for Ad Age while also covering the agency world. Before entering reporting, she was Ad Age’s research editor, helping lead research and analysis for the publication’s reports including the Agency Report, Leading National Advertisers and 100 Leading Media Companies..